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|Statement||Michael Gregory and Susanne Carroll.|
|Series||Language and society|
|Contributions||Carroll, Susanne, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||P120.V37 G7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 113 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||113|
|ISBN 10||071008756X, 071008773X|
|LC Control Number||77030482|
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This book provides and explains a framework for understanding and describing variations of style of language in relation to the social context in which it is used.
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Language and Situation: Language Varieties and Their Social Contexts4/5(1). Originally published in This book provides and explains a framework for understanding and describing variations of style of language in relation to the social context in which it is used.
Constant features of language users, such as their temporal, geographical. and social origins, their range of intelligibility, and their individualities, are related to concepts of dialects, but. 'A language variety is a sub-set of formal and/or substantial Language and situation book which correlates regularly with a particular type of socio-situational feature'.
A variety category is then a contextual category correlating groupings of linguistic features with recurrent situational features. Language and Situation: Language Varieties and Their Social Contexts International Library of Sociology Language and society: Authors: Michael Gregory, Susanne Carroll: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul, ISBN: X, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.
the situation which serves as an appropriate environment for a given piece of language There are ways of using language which are appropriate to one situation than others. People feel embarrassed when language is used inappropriately” p. 28 English language, as observed by Foyewa (), is the second language spoken across the six.
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